Verizon Confirms Contract-Free Service

Verizon has confirmed rumors » 9/22/08 1:48pm 9/22/08 1:48pm that it would join other carriers by offering a contract-free service for customers who prefer not to be tied down by the man. As expected, you must pay full, unsubsidized prices for phones in order to be eligible (or bring your own CDMA devices), but the press release does not mention…

Verizon May Offer Contract-Free Service on September 21st

According to an inside source at BGR, Verizon is looking to offer a contract-free service starting on September 21st. Unlike their EasyPay plan, pre-payment is not a requirement. Therefore, users could terminate their service without penalty and make upgrades freely as long as they pay full, unsubsidized prices for… » 9/16/08 6:20pm 9/16/08 6:20pm

Internal AT&T Memo Details Contract Free Rate Plans, Handset Must be…

One of our sources at AT&T has leaked to us an internal document; the memo details the process for obtaining a contract bundle without the obligatory 1 or 2-year commitment term. The basis for the non-commitment bundles is the customer must pay for the handset in full, losing the subsidized rate that is offered with… » 1/24/08 7:35am 1/24/08 7:35am